Our pet services management team at Chisholm Creek Pet Resort is second to none when it comes to quality care, professionalism and love.
Read about the caring staff that makes up our team!
Mark Wasserman, Owner
Mark Wasserman, owner of CCPR, has been a canine enthusiast all of his life. He is a nationally recognized handler and trainer and has won an incredible six National Championships in his career. Mark bought Chisholm Creek in 1995 and has put years of passion and resources into building what is now one of the top Pet Resorts in the country. Mark is married to Dr. Emily Weiss, CAAB, a nationally known Animal Behaviorist with the ASPCA.
Jenifer Payne, General Manager
Jenifer joined Chisholm Creek Pet Resort in December of 2009 and is the General Manager of the resort. She graduated from Washburn University with a bachelor’s in communications with an emphasis in journalism, and has a minor in business administration. She has four cats, a horse, a great dane, Miles, and a bloodhound, Demi. When she’s not working, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family and friends.
Beth Ericson, Obedience Director
Beth Ericson has been actively training and competing in obedience trials with her own dogs since 1983. Her dogs have attained multiple Utility Dog and Utility Dog Excellent titles in AKC competition. She has also trained multiple dogs to Obedience Trial Championships. She has been training dogs for the public and teaching obedience classes for over twenty years. Beth has obtained multiple professional certifications and is a mentor trainer for Animal Behavior College. She attends workshops and seminars annually to keep her methods current. She has been Obedience Director at Chisholm Creek Pet Resort for over a decade.
Ashley Olmstead, Daycamp Supervisor
Ashley grew up on a farm in Marion County, KS. She graduated in 2007 with a bachelor’s in zoo science from Friends University and is currently attending the Lang Institute for Canine Massage. She enjoys traveling with her husband Robert and spending time with their three dogs, cat, camel, and mini donkey.
To speak with our knowledgeable staff about the pet services we provide at Chisholm Creek, please contact us today!